Robert Downey Jr, Meryl Streep, James CameronBlue alien boasting sci-fi epic, Avatar, has been named best film drama at the Golden Globe awards - boosting its chances of further glory at the Oscars in March - while James Cameron also bagged the best director award.

Other winners last night at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles were Sandra Bullock and Meryl Streep - who won the best actress prizes - with Jeff Bridges and Robert Downey Jr taking home their male equivalents.

Find out now who else took home a shiny new Globe for their mantelpiece... Robert Downey Jr, Meryl Streep, James CameronBlue alien boasting sci-fi epic, Avatar, has been named best film drama at the Golden Globe awards - boosting its chances of further glory at the Oscars in March - while James Cameron also bagged the best director award.

Other winners last night at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles were Sandra Bullock and Meryl Streep - who won the best actress prizes - with Jeff Bridges and Robert Downey Jr taking home their male equivalents.

Find out now who else took home a shiny new Globe for their mantelpiece...

Best Motion Picture - Drama
Avatar: WINNER
The Hurt Locker
Inglorious Basterds
Precious
Up in the Air

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Emily Blunt, The Young Victoria
Sandra Bullock, The Blind Side: WINNER
Helen Mirren, The Last Station
Carey Mulligan, An Education
Gabourey Sadibe, Precious

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Jeff Bridges, Crazy Heart: WINNER
George Clooney, Up in the Air
Colin Firth, A Single Man
Morgan Freeman, Invictus
Tobey Maguire, Brothers

Best Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
(500) Days of Summer
The Hangover: WINNER
It's Complicated
Julie & Julia
Nine

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
Sandra Bullock, The Proposal
Marion Cotillard, Nine
Meryl Streep, It's Complicated
Meryl Streep, Julie and Julia: WINNER
Julia Roberts, Duplicity

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
Matt Damon, The Informant
Daniel Day Lewis, Nine
Robert Downey Jr., Sherlock Holmes
Joseph Gordon Levitt, (500) Days of Summer
Michael Stuhlbarg, A Serious Man

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Mo-Nique, Precious: WINNER
Julianne Moore, A Single Man
Anna Kendrick, Up in the Air
Vera Farmiga, Up in the Air
Penelope Cruz, Nine

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Matt Damon, Invictus
Stanley Tucci, The Lovely Bones
Christopher Plummer, The Last Station
Christopher Waltz, Inglorious Basterds: WINNER
Woody Harrelson, The Messenger

Best Animated Feature Film
Coraline
The Fantastic Mr. Fox
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
The Princess and the Frog
Up: WINNER

Best Foreign Language Film
Barria
Broken Embraces
A Prophet
The White Ribbon: WINNER
The Maid

Best Director - Motion Picture
Kathryn Bigelow, The Hurt Locker
James Cameron, Avatar: WINNER
Clint Eastwood, Invictus
Jason Reitman, Up in the Air
Quentin Tarantino, Inglorious Basterds

Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Up in the Air: WINNER
It's Complicated
District 9
The Hurt Locker
Inglorious Basterds

Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Michael Giacchino, Up: WINNER
Marvin Hamlisch, The Informant
James Horner, Avatar
Abel Krozeniowski, A Single Man
Karen O. and Carter Burwell, Where the Wild Things Are

Best Original Song - Motion Picture
"I Will See You," Avatar
"The Weary Kind," The Crazy Heart: WINNER
"Winter," Brothers
"Cinema Italiano," Nine
"I Want to Come Home," Everybody's Fine